Kymograph: a compact 1960s period version with multi-speed all-electric drive and built time-base circuit. Measures changes in physiological processes. Used in venom research. Consists of kymograph, roll white kymograph paper, kymograph drum. Scientific and Research Instruments Ltd, England. Kymograph paper: specially coated on one side so the drawing point (straw of glass fibre) will write smoothly. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Ltd, Parkville, Victoria.

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cylinder grey sits on silver rod inserted into cube shaped grey box which serves as a base. Front on box, light grey, has black orange red and silver dials and knobs. A horizontal bar, light grey, as attached to top lhs of box. Another grey cylinder into top of bar, lhs


Example of equipment used for anti-venom research at CSL

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